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Horatio’s Garden at Stoke Mandeville opened by Mary Berry

Chair of Trustees at Horatio’s Garden Olivia Chapple welcomed guests, supporters and patients to the garden in September to open the new garden at the National Spinal Injuries Centre in Stoke Mandeville.


A recipe for regenerating nerve fibres across complete spinal cord injury

The adult mammalian body has an incredible ability to heal itself in response to injury. Yet, injuries to the spinal cord lead to devastating conditions, since severed nerve fibres fail


16-18 October 2019, EUROSPINE 2019; Helsinki, Finland

Welcome note: Dear colleagues and friends, After a hugely successful EUROSPINE 20th anniversary meeting 2018 in Barcelona, we are moving north in 2019. Helsinki is a laid-back metropolis, shaped by the ocean, the


Innovative wheelchair wins design competition

The Getting Back on Track competition intended to encourage innovation and raise awareness of the day-to-day challenges facing people with spinal cord injuries. Kristen Tapping, 36, second year product design


New approach could jumpstart breathing after spinal cord injury

A research team at the Krembil Research Institute in Toronto has developed an innovative strategy that could help to restore breathing following traumatic spinal cord injury. The team, led by


21-22 February 2019, Glasgow emergency surgery and trauma symposium 2019; Glasgow

Since its inaugural launch in February 2014 GESTS has developed a growing following and international reputation. This two-day symposium brings together a range of nationally and internationally renowned expertise and


26 January 2019, 20th Symposium of the Austrian Society for Spine Surgery; Wien

26 January 2019 20th Symposium of the Austrian Society for Spine Surgery Location: Wien E: W: 20th Symposium of the Austrian Society for Spine Surgery “Much swirl around


Schoen Clinic Group launches specialist hospital in London

Doors open at a new specialist spinal and orthopaedic hospital, with ambitious plans for future sites The largest family-run hospital group in Germany, Schoen Clinic, has opened its doors to